'''Paramount Pictures Corporation''' (also known as '''Paramount Pictures''' and simply '''Paramount''') is an American film studio
based in Hollywood
, that has been a subsidiary of the American media conglomerate Viacom
since 1994. Paramount is the fifth oldest surviving film studio in the world,
the second oldest in the United States
, and the sole member of the Major film studio|"Big Six" film studios
still located in the Los Angeles
neighborhood of Hollywood. In 1916, Zukor contracted 22 actors and actresses and honored each with a star on the logo. These fortunate few would become the first "movie stars."
Paramount Pictures is a member of the Motion Picture Association of America
In 2014, Paramount Pictures became the first major Hollywood studio to distribute all of its films in...